Live from Strada Chinese Renminbi: Regional or Global Currency?::
Colloquium: Center for Chinese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | September 16 | 12-1 p.m. | 180 Doe Library
Speaker: Barry Eichengreen, Economics, UC Berkeley
Moderator: Lowell Dittmer, Political Science, UC Berkeley
Sponsors: Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Chinese Studies (CCS)
This talk will contrast two views of the process and ultimate result of renminbi internationalization, one in which the renminbi becomes a consequential international currency used throughout the world, and a second in which the renminbi is used for cross-border transactions mainly in Asia.